| Jan 16, 2014
| 4:05 AM
Don’t be surprised if Susan Tedeschi slips into a little Mahalia Jackson on Saturday. The spirit may move her, she says.
The Grammy-winning Tedeschi Trucks Band will host its second annual Sunshine Music and Blues Festival on Saturday at Mizner...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 12:02 PM
One of the most powerful images in "The Movement," the NSU Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale photography exhibition about the Civil Rights Era, shows a group of demonstrators being assaulted with fire hoses at Kelly Ingram Park in Birmingham, Ala., on May 3,...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 9:00 AM
The Times asked its reporters and critics to highlight figures in entertainment and the arts who will be making news in 2014. Here’s who they picked:
Khatia Buniatishvili | Pianist
The sultry young Georgian pianist Khatia Buniatishvili sneaked...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 1:08 PM
New Trier's boys and girls varsity basketball teams are experiencing something of a role reversal this winter.
Both continued to play their new roles well last weekend with Central Suburban South victories against Glenbrook South.
| Jan 14, 2014
| 3:27 PM
Maine South's girls basketball team has rebounded from a rough patch in December.
Rebounding has been the key.
"We looked at a lot of data," Hawks coach Mark Smith said. "If we rebound more than 30 times a game, we're 8-0. We really emphasize that...
| Jan 22, 2014
Patricia Meade made sure she had the day off for Martin Luther King Jr.'s holiday Monday.
The Joliet woman used a vacation day to take the day off from work so she could join about 450 people in Joliet to give back to the community by volunteering....
| Jan 20, 2014
| 11:26 AM
Martin Luther King, Jr., was honored Monday with parades, marches, a Google Doodle -- and a poignant plea to turn this holiday into a "No Shots Fired" Day.
The King Center, devoted to King's philosophy of nonviolence while working to eliminate poverty...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 7:23 AM
The Columbia Archives is seeking volunteers who lived through the Civil Rights Movement to help Howard County students with their Martin Luther King Jr. Day projects.
“This project will connect the people who lived through the March on...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 7:53 AM
After the coffee. Before figuring out why 2014 is dragging.
The Skinny: Apparently the first Monday after Jan. 1 is the most depressing day of the year. I actually was in a good mood yesterday. Go figure. Maybe I'm just grateful not to be at the...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 10:54 AM
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino promotions for January:
Bonus Side Bet Drawings
Wednesdays, January 8, 15, 22 & 29 at 9 p.m.
Table Games players can earn entries for side bets won while playing games on Fridays and Saturdays. The dealer will issue...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 11:35 AM
The Andrew Shannon Gospel Music Celebration, a free event happening Jan. 19 in Newport News, will feature performances by Hope Askew and Half Mile Home.
Half Mile Home is an Ohio-based band that cites influences ranging from The O'Jays and Lakeside to...